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Product Sheet: Platelet derived Growth Factor (PDGF-AA) human (RECOMBINANT)

Catalog NumberGF-080-5
Product IdGF-080-5
Product NamePlatelet derived Growth Factor (PDGF-AA) human (RECOMBINANT)
CategoryGrowth Factors, Cytokines, Receptors and their Antibodies
SubcategoryGrowth Factors/Cytokines/Enzymes
DescriptionHuman PDGF-AA homodimer is produced by genetically engineered yeast, and purified by ionic exchange chromatography and reverse-phase HPLC. This polypeptide is composed of two identical polypeptide chains attached by disulfide bonds.
Mol WeightN/A
PurityOver 95% pure by N-terminal amino acid sequencing, amino acid composition, HPLC analysis, and SDS gel electrophoresis.
StorageStore at +4°C. Reconstitution is best in water or buffer near neutral pH.
StabilitySeveral months at +4°C.
Biological ActivityThematerial is fully active as measured by the mitogenic assay involving the stimulation of 3H-thymidine incorporation into NIH-3T3 cells.
FormulationLyophilized powder
References1. Heldin, C.H. and Westmark, B. (1990) Celll Regul. 1: 555-566
2. Raines, E. W. et al. (1990) Handbook of Experimental Pharmacology (Sporn, M.B. and Roberts, A.B. eds) Vol 9i5: pages 173-262
3. Ostman, A. et al. (1989) Growth Factors 1: 219-2
All products are for research use ONLY in laboratory animals and in vitro testing. NOT for diagnostic or human use.

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